Q Condos, developed by Momentum Developments, is an exceptional investment opportunity for pre-construction condos in Kitchener-Waterloo. The sleek design of Q Condos will soar 34 storeys above the vibrant creative atmosphere of Queen Street. Positioned overlooking Victoria Park, this prime location is just steps away from the ION rapid transit system and surrounded by a plethora of tech jobs, restaurants, bars, art galleries, and theatres.
Features & Amenities of Q Condos
Q Condos, a 34-storey pre-construction project, is centrally situated at 20 Queen St N in the heart of the Arts District. The development offers residents spacious suites ranging from 452 to 1,019 sq. ft.
The modern tower of Q Condos features a slender and contemporary design with a combination of light and dark tones. The building showcases a restored 1917 Beaux-Art entrance made of brick and cream, adding a touch of heritage to its aesthetic. The generously proportioned windows and balconies provide residents with breathtaking views of the city and nearby Victoria Park.
The penthouse suites boast 10′ ceilings, while the other suites feature 9′ ceilings. Designer vinyl flooring with backing is installed throughout, and the kitchens are equipped with peninsulas or islands (as per plan), designer cabinetry, granite countertops, ceramic tile backsplashes, and premium Energy Star appliances, including an 18 cu. ft. frost-free fridge, a 30″ range, a built-in microwave hood fan, and a multi-cycle built-in dishwasher. The bathrooms feature porcelain and ceramic tiles as well as granite countertops.
A comprehensive range of covetable amenities is provided, offering residents high-tech features and conveniences. The inclusion of 1Valet technology ensures smart building security, smart access control, and a smart parcel room.
The state-of-the-art training facility offers Peloton bikes, Lululemon mirrors, and a sports simulator to support an active lifestyle. Other on-site features include a dedicated concierge, a welcoming guest suite, an outdoor terrace, and the health-conscious Kitchenmate food service.
Location & Neighbourhood
Q Condos Transit
This central location in downtown Kitchener provides numerous advantages for investors in Q Condos. With a highly walkable score of 89 and an exceptional biking score of 93, residents will enjoy the convenience of having everything within easy reach, from cultural venues and employment opportunities to shopping and dining experiences.
The prime transit access is unbeatable, as the ION light rail transit is only steps away. This allows for swift travel from Conestoga Mall in Waterloo to CF Fairview Park Mall in Kitchener, making it effortless to attend classes at the University of Waterloo or indulge in some retail therapy.
Moreover, a landmark transit hub is set to be developed at King and Victoria, a mere kilometer away from the condo building. This hub will integrate various modes of transportation, including GO Transit, VIA Rail, Grand River Transit, the ION light rail, pedestrian and bike trails, among others, further enhancing connectivity in the neighbourhood. Additionally, the redevelopment of the nearby Charles Street Terminal will contribute to increased community engagement.
For motorists, the condo site is less than a 5-minute drive from Highway 7, providing convenient connections to Guelph and easy access to Highways 8 and 401, leading to the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area.
Q Condos Neighbourhood
Q Condos is situated in the heart of Queen Street’s Arts District, allowing residents to immerse themselves in the vibrant downtown landscape of Kitchener, surrounded by arts and entertainment venues.
Beyond the artistic side of town lies the thriving Innovation District, home to major tech companies like Google and exciting start-ups like ApplyBoard. This concentration of technological innovation positions Kitchener-Waterloo as Canada’s answer to Silicon Valley. Just a short 5-minute walk from Q Condos, investors recognize the abundance of job opportunities in the dynamic tech industry.
Downtown Kitchener also offers a wide range of shops and businesses, providing everyday convenience. Local boutique grocers like Full Circle Foods and Legacy Greens are located just steps away. Specialty grocery stores, such as New City Supermarket and Eby Street Bodega, are within a short walking distance. The popular Kitchener Market, a farmer’s market, can be reached with a 7-minute walk to the east.
The area is replete with diverse restaurants, trendy bars, and cozy cafes. Ellison’s Bistro offers Caribbean cuisine, The Guanaquita Restaurant serves up Salvadoran dishes, and The Crazy Canuck offers a variety of poutine options. For an enjoyable evening, residents can savour cocktails at Grand Trunk Saloon or spend time with friends at AOK Craft Beer + Arcade.
Investment Opportunities at Q Condos
Kitchener-Waterloo is renowned for its concentration of post-secondary education institutions. With over 98,000 post-secondary students attending nearby schools, Q Condos is strategically located just minutes away from the University of Waterloo, Wilfred Laurier University, and Conestoga College. The neighbouring University of Guelph is also easily accessible by public transit. Downtown Kitchener houses additional colleges, including Summit College and triOS College. The proximity of multiple campuses to this condo development makes it an ideal choice for off-campus housing accommodations. Furthermore, Q Condos is situated close to the city’s innovation district, which hosts numerous high-tech company offices and headquarters. This ongoing influx of talent and young professionals ensures a thriving and dynamic environment.
Q Condo Developer
With almost 20 years of experience, Momentum Developments has played a pivotal role in shaping the Waterloo Region. Leveraging their real estate expertise and commitment to customer service, they create vibrant living spaces and instil confidence in investors. Additionally, Momentum Developments actively supports local events, businesses, and organizations, demonstrating their dedication to the Kitchener-Waterloo community.